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Electrical computers and digital data processing systems: input/output June invention type 06/12Below are recently published patent applications awaiting approval from the USPTO. Recent week's RSS XML file available below.
Listing for abstract view: USPTO application #, Title, Abstract excerpt,Patent Agent. Listing format for list view: USPTO National Class full category number, title of the patent application. 06/28/2012 > 26 patent applications in 20 patent subcategories. invention type
20120166677 - Dynamically configurable serial data communication interface: A serial peripheral interface (SPI) controller can be configured in response to data received via the interface. The SPI controller can perform read and write operations upon registers of a register bank in response to signals received via one or more of a data signal line, a clock signal line,... Agent: Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
20120166678 - Information processing program and information processing apparatus: A computer of an information processing apparatus repeatedly accepts an operation to designate at least one of a plurality of command elements making up of a command, executes at least any one of a first memory writing processing to write a first command element having a specific attribute out of... Agent: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
20120166680 - Application limitations for a medical communication module and host device: System and method for interfacing with a medical device having a host device and a communication module. The host device has a user interface configured to input and display information relating to the interfacing with the medical device. The communication module is locally coupled to the host device and configured... Agent: Medtronic, Inc.
20120166679 - Systems and methods for achieving continuation of experience between components in a hybrid environment: Systems and methods described herein provide for a process for managing continuity of experience between operation of a hybrid computer system in the connected state and the slate component independently in the disconnected state. Embodiments further provide for the continuity of experience for devices operating under multiple processors or multiple... Agent:
20120166681 - Information processing device, information processing system, information processing method, and program: An information processing device includes a serial transfer interface which performs serial transfer for data in a unit of packets between counterparty devices, a transfer control unit which performs control of data transfer of the serial transfer interface, and a transfer state monitoring unit which monitors a data transfer state... Agent: Sony Corporation
20120166683 - Memory data transfer method and system: A method and apparatus are disclosed for providing a DMA process. Accordingly, a DMA process is initiated for moving data from contiguous first locations to contiguous second locations and to a third location or third locations. Within the DMA process the data from each of the contiguous first locations is... Agent: Elliptic Technologies Inc.
20120166682 - Memory mapping apparatus and multiprocessor system on chip platform including the same: A memory mapping apparatus includes a core/memory selector adapted to select a core from among a plurality of cores, and select a memory from among a plurality of memories, a transfer path allocator adapted to allocate a data transfer path between the core and memory which are selected by the... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120166684 - Semiconductor device and control method: When a data request signal is inactivated while a DMA controller is executing DMA data transfer in a burst transfer mode, an address at this time is held and a remaining number of transfer times is counted. After the DMA data transfer in the burst transfer mode is finished, the... Agent: Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited
20120166686 - Method, apparatus and system for aggregating interrupts of a data transfer: A memory controller, and/or operation thereof, to generate a single interrupt for a plurality of data blocks which are the subject of a data transfer request. In an embodiment, a set of flags is allocated for the data transfer request, each flag corresponding to a respective one of the plurality... Agent:
20120166685 - Selectively enabling a host transfer interrupt: Embodiments of the invention are directed to systems and methods for reducing the number of interrupts on a controller for a non-volatile storage device to improve data transfer performance of the storage system. The embodiments described herein selectively enable an interrupt generated by host transfer hardware for a host command.... Agent: Western Digital Technologies, Inc.
20120166687 - Computer architecture using shadow hardware: A shadow hardware system and method is provided. The shadow hardware system provides an interface between an access device and shadowed devices. Shadowed devices are devices that the shadow hardware system provides an interface to the access device although the shadowed device may not actually be present or available to... Agent: Stmicroelectronics, Inc.
20120166688 - System and method for secure complex event processing in heterogeneous environments: Certain example embodiments relate to a system for secure complex event processing (CEP). The system includes an input adaptor configured to receive at least one input event from at least one external source system. The at least one input event comprises at least one event-specific disclosure permission concerning data of... Agent: Software Ag
20120166689 - Storage device to extend functions dynamically and operating method thereof: A storage system includes a first device having a device manager, and a storage device to generate a domain with the first device. The storage device further includes a domain manager that sends a domain manager message to the first device in response to a discovery message transferred from the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120166690 - Multi-root sharing of single-root input/output virtualization: In a first embodiment of the present invention, a method for multi-root sharing of a plurality of single root input/output virtualization (SR-IOV) endpoints is provided, the method comprising: CSR redirection to a management processor which either acts as a proxy to execute the CSR request on behalf of the host... Agent: Plx Technology, Inc.
20120166692 - Common protocol engine interface for a controller interface: A signal transmission system includes a controller interface, a protocol engine to convert data based on at least one protocol, and a common protocol interface coupled between the controller interface and the protocol engine. The controller interface includes or is coupled to a common dispatcher, and the data is to... Agent:
20120166691 - In band dynamic switching between two bus standards: In some embodiments, an electronic system includes a processor, a memory in communication with the processor, a bus in communication with the processor, an Express Card controller coupled to the bus, the Express Card controller providing an interface to an external device, a USB3 controller coupled to the bus and... Agent:
20120166693 - Intelligent asset management system: A system and method of associating the identification of a server with its physical location thorough the use of an asset management strip and asset management tags. The asset management strip is extendable by means of slave asset management strips. The asset tags are attached to data center components, such... Agent: Raritan Americas, Inc.
20120166695 - Communications architecture for providing data communication, synchronization and fault detection between isolated modules: An electronic system includes a master module having a first control unit having one or more first serial interfaces and being programmed to output a first data signal and a first clock signal through the one or more first serial interfaces, and a slave module having a second control unit,... Agent: Converteam Technology Ltd.
20120166694 - Using identification in cache memory for parallel requests: In an exemplary computer system having one or more masters configured to the same slave memory using a protocol, such as the AMBA AXI protocol, a master provides an ID field to the memory as part of a data request, where the ID field has a line ID sub-field that... Agent: Lsi Corporation
20120166696 - Method, apparatus and computer program code handling a user input: For handling a user input, an indication of a current state is received from a processor. When a user input is detected, it is determined whether the user input matches a criterion that is defined for the current state. An interrupt request to the processor is generated if it is... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120166697 - Electronic device with power output function: An electronic device with power output function includes an interface for connecting with an external power supply or a small electronic device. The electronic device further includes a battery, a boost circuit, a switch circuit, and a charging circuit. When the external power supply is connected to the electronic device... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd
20120166698 - Unified information bus: Systems, methods, and other embodiments associated with unified information bus are described. One example method includes receiving a unified information object that includes data and associated meta-data; identifying an object type for the unified information object, selecting one or more data transfer components that perform operations on the identified object... Agent:
20120166699 - Method and apparatus to provide a high availability solid state drive: A method and apparatus to use Solid State Drives (SSD) in a high availability enterprise system is provided. Concurrent redundant paths are provided to the SSD to at least two storage controllers via a serial system bus using a non-storage bus protocol.... Agent:
20120166700 - Specialized universal serial bus controller: An apparatus comprises a memory device to store a pre-generated Universal Serial Bus (USB) command before a USB peripheral device is coupled to a USB. The apparatus also includes a processing device to retrieve the pre-generated USB command from the memory device and transmit the pre-generated USB command to the... Agent: Cypress Semiconductor Corporation
20120166701 - Mechanism for facilitating a configurable port-type peripheral component interconnect express/serial advanced technology attachment host controller architecture: A mechanism for facilitating configuration of port-type Peripheral Component Interconnect Express/Serial Advanced Technology Attachment host controller architecture is described. In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a plurality of PHYs to be used as Peripheral Component Interconnect Express (PCIe) ports and Serial Advanced Technology Attachment (SATA) ports, and logic to facilitate... Agent:
20120166702 - Electronic apparatus, method for controlling electronic apparatus, transmission apparatus, and reception apparatus: An electronic apparatus includes a first communication unit configured to perform I2C bidirectional communication with an external apparatus using two signal lines included in a transmission path as I2C communication lines, a second communication unit configured to perform bidirectional differential communication with the external apparatus using the two signal lines... Agent: Sony Corporation06/21/2012 > 36 patent applications in 25 patent subcategories. invention type
20120159002 - Memory control device and semiconductor processing apparatus: The present invention provides a memory control device and a semiconductor processing apparatus which can be flexibly made adapted to a plurality of kinds of semiconductor memories. An SDRAM controller has: a register unit to which a command to be issued and a minimum interval (wait time) between issue of... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation
20120159003 - Systems and methods for avoiding host level busy and retry latencies: In one embodiment, a system includes logic adapted for receiving a command from a first system, logic adapted for determining which resources are required to process the command, logic adapted for checking for the required resources before receiving data associated with the command, logic adapted for receiving the data from... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20120159004 - Redundant solid state disk system via interconnect cards: A first interconnect card is configured, wherein a first controller is included in the first interconnect card. A second interconnect card coupled to the first interconnect card is configured, wherein a second controller is included in the second interconnect card. In response to a failure of the first controller included... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20120159005 - Coordination of direct i/o with a filter: Coordinating methods of I/O access to a shared data store. A method includes at a node, in a distributed system, performing one or more I/O operations on the shared data store using direct I/O access on a virtual data container. Direct I/O access includes performing I/O operations directly from the... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20120159007 - Apparatus and method for analyzing bidirectional data exchanged between two electronic devices: An apparatus and method for analyzing bidirectional data exchanged between two electronic devices is disclosed. In one embodiment, received and transmitted data at a first physical layer interface (PHY) is tapped by a second PHY in a first electronic device substantially before the received data is processed in the first... Agent:
20120159009 - Extended input/output measurement word facility for obtaining measurement data: An Extended Input/output (I/O) measurement word facility is provided. Provision is made for emulation of the Extended I/O measurement word facility. The facility provides for storing measurement data associated with a single I/O operation in an extended measurement word associated with an I/O response block. In a further aspect, the... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20120159006 - Monitoring input/output operations to specific storage locations: Provided are techniques for storing one or more storage rules for each of one or more storage locations, along with one or more actions to be taken for each storage rule that is violated, intercepting an I/O operation issued to the storage subsystem, and determining whether the I/O operation violates... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20120159008 - Multi-interface memory card and method of operation: A method of operating a multi-interface memory card including a first interface supporting a universal serial bus (USB) data transfer protocol and the second interface supporting an inter-chip USB (IC-USB) data transfer protocol includes; selecting either the first interface or the second interface to facilitate data communication between the multi-interface... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120159010 - Method and apparatus for modifying usb device driver matching information: A method for modifying a USB device driver matching string includes: when a plug-and-play manager sends a request for querying device information to a physical device object, capturing, by a filter driver, the request for querying device information, and sending the request to an enumeration driver; receiving, by the filter... Agent:
20120159011 - Enhancements to data-driven media management within an electronic device: A centralized resource manager manages the routing of audio or visual information within a device, including a handheld device such as a smartphone. The resource manager evaluates data-driven policies to determine how to route audio or visual information to or from various input or output components connected to the device,... Agent: Apple Inc.
20120159012 - Storage system: A host I/F unit has a management table for managing an MPPK which is in-charge of the control of input/output processing for a storage area of an LDEV, and if a host computer transmits an input/output request for the LDEV, the host I/F unit transfers the input/output request to the... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.
20120159013 - Method of transferring data, a method of processing data, an accelerator, a computer system and a computer program: The invention provides a method of transferring data from a data array within a main memory of a computer to an accelerator for processing, the embodiment of the method comprising: at the accelerator, requesting data from the main memory and generating a data stream between the main memory and the... Agent: Maxeler Technologies Ltd.
20120159014 - Method of transferring data, a method of processing data, an accelerator, a computer system and a computer program: The invention provides a method of transferring data from a data array within a main memory of a computer to an accelerator for processing, the embodiment of the method comprising: at the accelerator, requesting data from the main memory and generating a data stream between the main memory and the... Agent: Maxeler Technologies Ltd.
20120159015 - Direct memory access controller and operating method thereof: Disclosed is an operating method of a direct memory access (DMA) controller having first and second DMA channels. The operating method includes iteratively performing a DMA transfer operation of the first DMA channel based upon loop information and transfer information of the first DMA channel; iteratively performing a DMA transfer... Agent: Electronic And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120159016 - Memory system and data transfer method: According to the embodiment, a memory system includes a first memory which includes a memory cell array and a read buffer, a second memory, a command queue, a command sorting unit, and a data transfer unit. The command sorting unit dequeues commands excluding a later-arrived command whose access range overlaps... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120159017 - Method and apparatus for routing transactions through partitions of a system-on-chip: A node having a node input is configured to receive a plurality of transactions intended for a plurality of different targets. The node has multiple node outputs. At least one target is provided, that target including an input configured to receive a respective output of the node. The node is... Agent: Stmicroelectronics (grenoble 2) Sas
20120159018 - System and method for peripheral device communications: A method for operating a host device includes comparing a predetermined response of a peripheral device to a response token received from the peripheral device. The predetermined response and the response token are generated based on a first command transmitted from the host device to the peripheral device. The method... Agent:
20120159019 - Parallel computing system, synchronization device, and control method of parallel computing system: A synchronization device includes a receiver that receives data from at least two synchronization devices establishing synchronization, and extracts synchronization information and register selection information from the received data, a transmitter that transmits data to each of the at least two synchronization devices establishing synchronization among a plurality of synchronization... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120159020 - Semiconductor device: There is a need to cause a delay to occur less frequently than the related art during processing of an input signal in need of relatively fast processing. In a semiconductor device, a conversion portion includes first channels and second channels and A/D converts a signal input to a selected... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation
20120159021 - Storage topology manager: Defining a storage topology of a distributed computing system including a set of machine nodes. A method includes dynamically receiving from a number of nodes in the distributed computing system information about storage devices. Each node sends information about storage devices connected to that particular node. The information is sent... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20120159022 - Integration of field devices in a distributed system: Exemplary embodiments are directed to a system and method for integrating field devices in an automation system having a plurality of field devices connectable via at least one bus system. A respective field device is connected to the bus system of the automation system, and is automatically addressed by a... Agent: Abb Ag
20120159023 - Method and system for inter-pcb communications with wireline control: Aspects of a method and system for inter-PCB communications with wireline control may include setting up a microwave communication link between a first PCB and a second PCB via a wireline communication bus. The initialization may comprise adjusting beamforming parameters of a first antenna array communicatively coupled to the first... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120159025 - Method and device for communication between a master and a number of slaves according to a serial communication protocol, in particular of the open drain type: According to one implementation, the slave identifier bits are tested recursively in groups of p bits. For these p bits, each slave will recognize, in its p corresponding identifier bits, one combination out of the 2p possible combinations. The slaves respond simultaneously (20) over the bus, for example an I2C... Agent: Stmicroelectronics (rousset) Sas
20120159024 - Semiconductor apparatus: According to one embodiment, a semiconductor apparatus including a slave device which includes a plurality of slave interfaces, an adjustment unit, a processing unit, and a processing unit. The plurality of slave interfaces are connected to the bus to receive transmission instructions from master devices at the first frequency. The... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120159026 - Synchronous control system including a master device and a slave device, and synchronous control method for controlling the same: The present invention relates to a method of synchronous control for a synchronous control system provided with a master device and at least one slave device connected via a communications network. The master device transmits first time data to the master device and the at least one slave device upon... Agent:
20120159027 - Techniques for accessing memory, system and bus arbitration: Techniques for accessing a memory are described. According to one embodiment, a method comprises: comparing priorities of N function modules accessing the memory to obtain location information of the function module with the highest priority; switching a bus of the function modules accessing the memory to the function module with... Agent: Vimicro Corporation
20120159028 - System management mode inter-processor interrupt redirection: A method, processor, and system are disclosed. In one embodiment method includes a first processor core among several processor cores entering into a system management mode. At least one of the other additional processor cores apart from the first processor core remain operational and do not enter the system management... Agent:
20120159030 - Storage card having selectable contact elements and method of its operation: The present invention relates to a storage card having selectable contact elements, a terminal capable of receiving said storage card, and method of its operation. The storage card with selectable contact elements, comprises an interface having a plurality of contact elements, a storage card controller, being connected to at least... Agent:
20120159029 - Storage subsystem backplane management system: A storage subsystem backplane management system includes a storage controller and a service processor. A first backplane including a first management controller is coupled to the storage controller and the service processor. The first backplane is operable to couple a plurality of first drives to the first management controller. A... Agent: Dell Products L.p.
20120159031 - Device and method for enabling multi-value digital computation: A row driver is configured to activate a row line responsive to a signal having one of multiple possible values. A column driver is configured to activate a column line responsive to a signal having one of multiple possible values. The row and column drivers comprise sets of sense amps... Agent:
20120159032 - Electronic device and program: An electronic device provided with a multimedia interface having a cross-device control function and a general-purpose serial bus interface is provided with a control unit that prohibits the use of the cross-device control function whenever an external device is connected via the general-purpose serial bus interface during a state permitting... Agent: Nikon Corporation
20120159033 - Motherboard: A motherboard includes an I/O chip, a south bridge chip, and a delay circuit. The I/O chip detects a standby voltage on the motherboard and outputs an indicating signal that indicates whether the standby voltage is at high level. The south bridge chip is connected to the I/O chip to... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20120159034 - Communication port and connector: A communication port and connector are described. A mobile computing device may include a hardware element, with the hardware element being communicatively coupled to a connection. The connection is communicatively coupled to a communication port, and the communication port includes a first pin and a second pin. Additionally, at least... Agent: Palm, Inc.
20120159036 - Integration connecting apparatus in mobile terminal and method for operating the same: An apparatus and method for operating a connector of a mobile terminal are provided. The apparatus includes a connector including a plurality of pins, a plug of a peripheral device, a display unit for displaying a menu for setting a connector mode, an input unit for receiving selection of one... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120159035 - System and method for switching use of serial port: A baseboard management controller (BMC) of a server includes a general purpose input output (GPIO) pin. An voltage level of the GPIO level determines if a BIOS of the server or the BMC uses a serial port of the server. If the BMC wants to use the serial port and... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20120159037 - Memory interleaving device and method using reorder buffer: A memory interleaving device includes a slave interface, a master interface, and a crossbar switch. The slave interface is connected with a master intellectual property through an on-chip network. The master interface is connected with a slave intellectual property. The crossbar switch connects the slave interface with the master interface.... Agent:06/14/2012 > 20 patent applications in 19 patent subcategories. invention type
20120151095 - Enforcing logical unit (lu) persistent reservations upon a shared virtual storage device: A method, system, and computer program product utilizes cluster-awareness to effectively maintain and update Persistent Reserve (PR) state data and provide nodes with notification of changes to PR state data within a Virtual Input/Output (I/O) Server (VIOS) cluster. A Persistent Reserve (PR) utility identifies a database that is accessible to... Agent: Ibm Corporation
20120151096 - Communication device, network system, and communication method: A communication device including a comparison unit that compares a first identification number of which notification is provided by a packet that sequentially assigns identification numbers to a plurality of nodes in a network, and a second identification number, which is assigned to the communication device. A control unit notifies... Agent: Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited
20120151097 - System and method for mapping a logical drive status to a physical drive status for multiple storage drives having different storage technologies within a server: An information handling system includes a backplane, a storage drive, and a board management controller. The board management controller is configured to discover a physical drive status of the drive from a storage enclosure processor, to receive a logical drive status of the drive, to read a backplane bay identification... Agent: Dell Products, Lp
20120151098 - Systems and methods for providing a universal computing system: The present invention relates to systems and methods for providing a universal computing system. Implementations include a modular motherboard having two or more electronic circuit boards that are connected to form a motherboard. The two or more electronic circuit boards each include a security key structure on a connector for... Agent:
20120151099 - Dual mode dp and hdmi transmitter: A system and method for dual mode DP and HDMI transmission are provided. Briefly described, one embodiment of a dual mode DP and HDMI transmitter, among others, can be implemented as follows. The dual mode DP and HDMI transmitter comprises a driver circuit controlled by a data signal. The dual... Agent: Via Technologies, Inc.
20120151100 - Device action service: A user may operate many devices, each of which may provide a set of actions, such as installing firmware or software or viewing the contents of the device. However, in order to perform these actions, the user may have to interact with each device using a different user interface, resulting... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20120151101 - Interface controller, storage device, and timeout adjustment method: According to one embodiment, an interface controller includes a first timer, a monitoring result obtaining module, a monitoring result buffer and an adjuster. The first timer measures elapsed time from a first time point when the interface controller is connected to a first host device of a plurality of host... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120151102 - Computer system, connection controller, and method for connection controller: A connection controller and connection control method for controlling the connections of a peripheral device with a computer is provided. The connection controller can detect the connection status of the peripheral devices and initializes the peripheral device while the peripheral device is connected. The connection controller transmits an interrupt signal... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd .
20120151103 - High speed memory access in an embedded system: Data is processed in an embedded system by writing data read from a peripheral device in response to an event to memory external to the embedded system. The data or a portion of the data is copied to memory internal to the embedded system. Which portion of the data is... Agent:
20120151104 - Pio interjection between beats of a dma operation: Techniques are disclosed relating to detecting and interjecting a programmed input/output (PIO) operation into a direct memory access (DMA) operation. In one embodiment, an integrated circuit may include a DMA controller that may contain a control circuit, a DMA unit, and a PIO unit. The control circuit may be configured... Agent:
20120151105 - Method of setting communication path in storage system, and management apparatus therefor: In a storage system having a plurality of storage apparatuses, each of the storage apparatuses stores therein a coupling mode that is information indicative of whether or not to permit setting of a communication path between each of the storage apparatuses and a plurality of other storage apparatuses. A management... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.
20120151106 - Pairing and storage access scheme between a handheld device and a computing system: A method is described that involves detecting the presence of a pairing partner. Prior to establishing a paired relationship with the pairing partner, a user is prompted to verify himself/herself. In response to the user properly verifying himself/herself, the paring partner is paired with. The pairing includes invoking a remote... Agent:
20120151107 - Modifying system routing information in link based systems: Methods and apparatus to improve modification of system routing information in link based systems are described. In one embodiment, entries in a first table (storing data corresponding to routing paths between a plurality of components prior to a hot-plug event) and a second table (storing data corresponding to routing paths... Agent:
20120151108 - Data processing system: A transfer canceler is provided on a bus connecting a master and a slave together. The transfer canceler interrupts the bus so that an invalid command flowing through the bus does not reach the slave when the master is in the reset state, and at the same time, generates and... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120151109 - Method and apparatus to reduce serial bus transmission power: In some embodiments, a serial bus interface circuit includes at least two serial ports, a memory to store a relationship between serial bus addresses and the at least two serial ports, and a controller to control access to the at least two serial ports. The controller may be configured to... Agent:
20120151110 - Process-safe read/write locks: In one embodiment, a non-transitory processor-readable medium stores code representing instructions that when executed cause a processor to obtain a first mutual exclusion object. The first mutual exclusion object can be a write mutual exclusion object associated with a shared resource. The code can further represent instructions that when executed... Agent:
20120151111 - Apparatus and method of processing interrupt for improving user input processing performance in mobile device virtualization environment: Provided is an apparatus of processing an interrupt, the apparatus including: an interrupt queue storing the input device interrupt when a target virtual machine to process an input device interrupt generated by a user input device is not scheduled; and an interrupt inspector judging whether a processing time of the... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120151112 - System and method for mapping a logical drive status to a physical drive status for multiple storage drives having different storage technologies within a server: An information handling system includes a cable, a backplane, and a processor. The cable is connected to a storage controller of the information handling system. The backplane is configured to connect a drive to the information handling system. The processor is in communication with the cable and with the backplane.... Agent: Dell Products, Lp
20120151113 - Bus systems and methods for controlling data flow in a field of processing elements: A bus system for a configurable architecture and methods therefor are provided in which optimization of the configuration efficiency and reconfiguration efficiency are taken into account separately. A system and method may include controlling data transmission by: transmitting, by a first hardware element and to a second hardware element, a... Agent:
20120151114 - Touch module switch circuit for all in one computer: A touch module switch circuit includes a universal serial bus (USB) display circuit, a touch module, a first resistor, a second resistor, a first diode, a second diode, a USB switch chip, and a USB interface. The touch module selectively communicates with one of the USB display circuits and the... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.06/07/2012 > 21 patent applications in 17 patent subcategories. invention type
20120144068 - Portable data system: A data system includes an article such as footwear, model car or toy, an electronic module carried by said article, the electronic module having a microprocessor and a data storage device to which the user can selectively store and retrieve data, a data input to the electronic module configured for... Agent:
20120144069 - Statistical information collection from one or more device(s) in storage communication with a computing platform: A method includes addressing, through a command generated by an application executing on a computing platform, one or more device(s) in storage communication with the computing platform based on an appropriate communication link. The method also includes accessing, based on the addressing, a physical register of the one or more... Agent: Lsi Corporation
20120144071 - Configuration space virtualization: Various aspects are disclosed herein for bounding the behavior of a non-privileged virtual machine that interacts with a device by creating a description of the device which indicates to a privileged authority (1) which operations on the device may have system-wide effects and (2) which operations have effects local to... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20120144070 - Display apparatus, control method thereof, and program: A display apparatus includes a communication unit configured to communicate with an external device, a display unit configured to display an image received from the external device, and a storing unit configured to store information for controlling whether or not to continue the display of the image being displayed by... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20120144072 - Audio jack configurator for a portable electronic device: A portable electronic device having an audio jack is provided. The device comprises: a processor provided in a housing; a display screen; a jack provided in the housing, the jack being sized for receiving a plug of an audio accessory of the plurality of audio accessories; electrical connectors provided in... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120144073 - Method and apparatus for transferring digital content: A method for transferring digital content, involving defining a first region of space associated with a first device and a second region of space associated with a second device, wherein the first device includes digital content to be transferred to the second device, performing a first action within the first... Agent: Sun Microsystems, Inc.
20120144074 - Interfacing circuit comprising a fifo storage: An interfacing circuit comprising a First In First Out (FIFO) memory for exchanging data between a “data producer device” and a “data consumer device”. The FIFO memory is controlled by first write control signals (WR, CLK_WR) and second read control signals (ENABLE, Clk_Rd). The interfacing circuit further includes: a redundancy... Agent: St.-ericsson Sa
20120144075 - Image forming apparatus, image processing device, control device, and connection device: A disclosed image forming apparatus includes an image processing device including plural image processing units; a control device configured to control the plural image processing units; and a connection unit configured to connect the image processing device to the control device. Each of the plural image processing units is connected... Agent:
20120144076 - Mobile device and computational system including same: A mobile device and a computational system including same are described. The mobile device includes a sensor unit having a motion sensor and/or a touch sensor that provides sensing information. The sensing information is applied to a universal serial bus user interface (USB UI) data generation unit and is changed... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120144077 - Memory interface chip corresponding to different memories and method of establishing memory transmission channel: A memory interface chip is disclosed and includes a data output unit and a control module, wherein the data output module receives data from an external source. The data output unit can be selectively connected to different memory structures. The data output unit includes a first output channel and a... Agent:
20120144078 - Single wire bus system: There is provided a single wire bus architecture comprising a single wire bus; a master device coupled to the single wire bus; at least one slave device coupled to the single wire bus; a communication protocol implemented over the single wire bus and employed by the master device and the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120144079 - Interconnection apparatus and controlling method therefor: An interconnection apparatus includes: a buffer; a request processing section; a response processing section; and an interconnection section.... Agent: Sony Corporation
20120144080 - Method and device for monitoring running state of card: A method and an apparatus for monitoring single board running state are disclosed in the present invention. The above method comprises: establishing an Module Management Controller (MMC) communication channel between a slave board and a master control board when the slave board is powered up; and the slave board reporting... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120144081 - Automatic interrupt masking in an interrupt controller: In one embodiment, an interrupt controller may implement an interrupt distribution scheme for distributing interrupts among multiple processors. The scheme may take into account various processor state in determining which processor should receive a given interrupt. For example, the processor state may include whether or not the processor is in... Agent:
20120144082 - Data prefetch in sas expanders: A SAS expander collects data access information associated with a nexus and determines whether a data prefetch is appropriate. The SAS expander identifies potential data blocks utilizing previous data requests of the nexus. The SAS expander issues a data request to the target for the potential data blocks. The SAS... Agent: Lsi Corporation
20120144083 - Universal dock for context sensitive computing device: A dock for interacting with a computing device. The computing device configures itself for operations based on its context, which may be determined form the dock by reading a value from a tag on the dock. The computing device may use low power transmissions such that receiving a value from... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20120144084 - Data management device and method thereof: A data management device used to manage (that is, exchange data, upgrade programs, and other tasks) a communication device includes a microprocessor unit (MPU), a communication module, a storage module, a display module, and an input/output module. The communication module, the storage module, the display module, and an input/output module... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd .
20120144085 - Memory module having signal lines configured for sequential arrival of signals at a plurality of memory devices: A memory module includes a substrate, a plurality of signal lines, a clock line and a plurality of memory devices. The plurality of signal lines including first and second signal lines routed alongside one another where, for each of the first and second signal lines, a respective signal, starting at... Agent:
20120144086 - Usb transaction translator and a method thereof: The present invention is directed to a universal serial bus (USB) transaction translator and a micro-frame synchronization method. A device interface is coupled to a device via a device bus, and a host interface is coupled to a host via a host bus, wherein the host USB version is higher... Agent: Via Technologies, Inc.
20120144087 - Cable redundancy and failover for multi-lane pci express io interconnections: Method and apparatus for providing failover operation for a connection between a first PCIE bridge and a first input/output (IO) device are provided. A first set of bussed bits is exchanged between the first PCIE bridge and the first IO device over a first link using a first set of... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20120144088 - Online calibration method and device for universal serial bus system: An online calibration method and device for a universal serial bus system is disclosed in the present invention. The method comprises following steps: providing a plurality of chirp JK pairs; detecting the plurality of chirp JK pairs, and loading a power on a terminal resistor of a USB device end... Agent:Previous industry: Electrical computers and digital processing systems: multicomputer data transferring or plural processor synchronization
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